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auspicate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to start or inaugurate with a ceremony designed to bring good luck.
    • To foreshow; to foretoken.
    • to provide a great move to in commencing; to inaugurate; -- an awareness derived from the Roman practice of using the auspicium, or evaluation of wild birds, before carrying out any crucial business.
  • verb:
    • To foreshow; to foretoken.
    • To give a favorable look to in commencing; to inaugurate; -- an awareness produced by the Roman training of using the auspicium, or evaluation of wild birds, before doing any essential business.
    • indicate by signs
    • start in a way determined to carry all the best
  • adjective:
    • Auspicious.
    • Auspicious.
  • others:
    • To be an augury of; foreshow.
    • To initiate or inaugurate with ceremonies computed to insure best of luck.
    • to begin with or introduce in a favorable or auspicious fashion.
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